Mngaka River 2 (Permian of Tanzania)

Where: Ruvuma, Tanzania (10.6° S, 35.1° E: paleocoordinates 10.6° S, 35.0° E)

When: Permian (298.9 - 252.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: alluvial fan; lithified, calcareous conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: surface (in situ)

Primary reference: K. D. Angielczyk, S. Huertas, R. M. H. Smith, N. J. Tabor, C. A. Sidor, J. Steyer, L. A. Tsuji and N. J. Gostling. 2014. New Dicynodonts (Therapsida, Anomodontia) and Updated Tetrapod Stratigraphy of the Permian Ruhuhu Formation (Songea Group, Ruhuhu Basin) of Southern Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(6):1408-1426 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188882: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Brenlee Shipps on 20.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Therapsida -
Endothiodon indet. Owen 1876 dicynodont